Category: Bluegrass recording news

Two new bluegrass reissues: Dailey & Vincent and Nathan Stanley

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Typically, when we post about reissue CDs at Bluegrass Today, they involve recordings from the early days, often just now being distributed digitally for the first time. But today we have a pair being reissued after just a couple of years, for a couple of different […]


Lower Than Lonesome from Ronnie Reno

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass and country music followers have known Ronnie Reno in a number of different roles. Those of a certain age may recall him as a young lad, standing on a milk crate to play mandolin and sing with his dad at Reno & Smily shows. […]


New album coming from The Balos Family

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Any large family will tell you that personal space can come at a premium, but can you imagine traveling the highways as a nine piece band, 2 parents and 7 kids? You know it gets tight some of the time. But that’s been no obstacle […]


Regina – single release from John Goad

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our Special Bluegrass Correspondent is now a Special Bluegrass Artist. John Curtis Goad, who has written reviews and features for Bluegrass Today since we launched, including our weekly, tongue-in-cheek Bluegrass Weather Report, has released a debut single from his upcoming solo project. It’s a tasty […]


New Dailey & Vincent projects coming from Cracker Barrel

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dailey & Vincent have announced the April 27 release of their next album, Alive! In Concert, recorded on stage at the Hylton Performing Arts Center at George Mason University on September 13, 2014. That show was captured in both audio and video, with a DVD release […]


20 year compilation CD from King James Boys

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The King James 1611 Boys have released a 20th anniversary compilation CD, containing selections from the South Carolina Gospel group’s eight albums over the past two decades. Entitled 20th Anniversary Edition, the record features 20 tracks, mostly original compositions from within the band. CDs can […]


New EP from The Cubero Brothers

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Cubero Brothers (Los Hermanos Cuberos), Spain’s top bluegrass hybrid brother duet team, has released a new EP of their distinctive music, blending Castilian folk music with our beloved bluegrass. A burrasca perdida contains 4 tracks, 2 traditional Spanish songs, and two Cubero originals. Hermano Roberto plays […]


Gold Heart to Mountain Fever

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

During this past weekend’s SPBGMA convention in Nashville, Mountain Fever Records signed the latest young bluegrass act to the label. Gold Heart, featuring the talented Gold sisters from Northern Virginia, will release their next project with Mountain Fever this Spring. Mark Hodges with the label […]


Monroe Fields with Carl Sauceman and the Green Valley Boys 

| February 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bluegrass enthusiasts of a certain preference and/or of a certain age will be familiar with the name Monroe Fields. His musicianship has been compared with such excellent side-men as Joe Stuart, Paul Warren, Curly Lambert, George Shuffler, Ralph Mayo, Ernest Ferguson, Claude Boone and Bobby […]


Sweet Miss Dixie Deen

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Now that Dixie Hall has gone on to her reward, her many friends in and around Nashville feel less constrained about sharing the love and admiration they feel for her. While she was with us, Miss Dixie would have considered it “making a fuss” to hear folks […]